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15 of the best new luxury hotels in Israel 2020

15 of the best new luxury hotels in Israel 2020

For your next indulgent vacation in Israel, check into one of the outstanding hotels that have opened over the past decade. Think of luxury hotels in Israel, and properties like Jerusalem’s King David spring to mind. With all due respect to that venerable venue, in this listing, we are going to look at the freshest […]

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Experience Moroccan hospitality at Tangier’s La Maison Blanche

Experience Moroccan hospitality at Tangier’s La Maison Blanche

Set in the heart of Tangier’s Kasbah, an inner citadel, and overlooking the Mediterranean Sea toward Spain, La Maison Blanche is one of Morocco’s best-kept secrets. Elegantly refurbished, the traditional five-story townhouse built around a central courtyard has nine rooms, each done in a different style by the renowned French interior designer Regis Milcent. Each […]

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Cozy, low-cost capsule hotels come to Israel

Cozy, low-cost capsule hotels come to Israel

It’s no secret that hotel accommodations in Israel are on the pricey side. But never fear — capsule hotels are here! This Japanese concept in affordable vacationing skimps on space so you can skimp on the budget. Capsule rooms (also called “pods”) are modular chambers holding not much more than a bed. If you want […]

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13 best hostels in Israel for an affordable vacation

13 best hostels in Israel for an affordable vacation

If you think of youth hostels as dingy dormitories with communal bathrooms, the hostels of Israel will make you think again Hostels have a reputation as low-budget, barebones places for traveling students to hang their backpacks and get a night’s rest. In some countries, hostels mean lumpy bunkbeds and communal washrooms. In Israel, however, hostels […]

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New hotel opens in Historic Elvas, Portugal

New hotel opens in Historic Elvas, Portugal

The newly opened Vila Galé Collection Elvas – Historic Hotel, Conference & Spa, in Elvas Portugal is the rehabilitation of the former São Paulo Convent, and is the first hotel to open in Portugal under the Revive program. After a nine million Euros investment, the hotel features 79 rooms, two restaurants, a bar, an outdoor pool, […]

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The Mamilla Hotel: Historic Hotel of Tomorrow

The Mamilla Hotel: Historic Hotel of Tomorrow

The most familiar types of luxury hotels fall into two distinct categories. Some are built into landmark buildings updated with modern appointments but true to their historic origins. Others are conceptualized and built to represent the latest breakthroughs in architecture and modern hospitality. The Mamilla Hotel, meanwhile, is a rarity in that it successfully fuses […]

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Waterville Valley Resort – Escape from the Outside World

Waterville Valley Resort – Escape from the Outside World

Friendliness and love of nature are a way of life in Waterville Valley   Waterville Valley is a historic town surrounded by 700,000 acres of national forest. Today, it’s also a full-featured resort with world-class skiing, golf, nationally ranked tennis courts, a skateboard park, a year-round ice arena, hiking, biking, water sports, boating, and cultural […]

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10 of the best Mediterranean beach hotels in Israel

10 of the best Mediterranean beach hotels in Israel

Visiting Israel’s glorious west-coast beaches is so convenient when you stay at a hotel where the sand and waves are just on your doorstep. A day at the beach is a must when visiting Israel almost any time of year, and the choices are most bountiful along Israel’s 273-kilometer (170-mile) Mediterranean Sea coastline. The ideal […]

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